The Lux Research Blog

The Top 20 Transformational Technologies to Watch in 2020

Every year we ask our analysts "What technologies are you following that will have the greatest potential to transform the world over the next decade?" Then, using innovation data and analytics, we select and rank the technologies to watch in the next year. Find out what technologies made this year's 20 for 20 list.

The Insurance Industry's Critical Role in Digital Technology Adoption

Despite the hype around digital transformation, adoption has been particularly slow in the physical industries.  However, the insurance industry is beginning to play a critical role in the adoption of digital technologies.

Lux Take on News: Weekly Round-Up November 1, 2019

Every week our analysts gather the biggest news and trends and provide their analysis on major developments. This week, all eyes are on digital transformation. Check out our experts' insights on the top news of the week and learn what headlines were overhyped.

4 Factors Forcing Reinvention for Oil & Gas in the Digital Age

Expect that in order to meet these challenges in the digital age and successfully scale global operations to meet a new stream of demand, we will see a new breed of “tech” oil companies, the disruption of traditional service companies by major software giants, the creation of data marketplaces, and more operator-to-operator digital collaborations.

TCT Show 2019 Takeaways: Current innovation areas, leading use cases, & ongoing challenges of 3D printing

Lux recently attended and presented at the TCT Show 2019, a leading exhibition and conference on 3D printing. In this post, our Analyst, Tugce Uslu PDEng, shares the major takeaways from the event in terms of use cases, ongoing challenges, and current innovation areas.

Lux Take on News: Weekly Round-Up October 25, 2019

It has been a big week for news regarding digital transformation. Sony has launched a mHealth platform,  Ola has launched a car-sharing service, and Google has announced products updates. Check out our experts' insights on the top news of the week in this blog. 

Don’t worry about whether or not Google achieved quantum supremacy

Recently, a number of news sites rushed to report that Google claimed it could display quantum supremacy, an exciting-sounding term that  – like most technical jargon – can be given slightly different meanings depending on who you're speaking with.

What You Need to Know from Supply Chain Asia Forum 2019

The focus for the conference centered around two primary themes: the digital transformation of supply chain, and the outlook for global trade amid geopolitics and trade wars. Featured presentations were given by IBM, Dematic, Jabil, JDA Software, and a host of emerging startups targeting logistics and warehouse management.

Lux Take on News: Weekly Round-Up October 18, 2019

It has been a big week for truly disruptive news coming out of the agrifood and energy sectors. Provivi has raised a large series C funding round and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has developed an ionic liquid separation process for forward osmosis. Check out our experts' insights on the top news of the week in this blog. 

Digital Opportunities Boom as Healthcare Spends Additional $750 Billion

The healthcare industry today is more challenged than ever before. Healthcare costs are becoming unsustainable, developed economies are facing rapidly aging societies, and developing economies are seeing a rapidly growing middle class and subsequently shifting expectations of the healthcare system.

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